Tag Archives: South Africa

Eighteen Countries have Partnered with Bloomberg Philanthropies’ $100M Data for Health Initiative

Partners with Governments Committed to Improving Health Data to Address Greatest Public Health Needs Initiative has the potential to impact the lives of one billion people NEW YORK, June 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Bloomberg Philanthropies today announced partnerships with the first 18 countries that will receive critical technical assistance and catalytic funding for new tools and […] read more

Andela rassemble 24 millions de dollars sous la houlette de la Chan Zuckerberg Initiative afin de mobiliser les plus grands talents de l’ingénierie en Afrique

NEW YORK, 16 juin 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Andela, société qui recrute les développeurs les plus talentueux de logiciels en Afrique et les incorpore dans des organisations d’ingénierie dans le monde entier, annonce aujourd’hui 24 millions de dollars dans un financement de Série B. La Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (Initiative Chan Zuckerberg) dirige ces négociations qui marquent son premier investissement […] read more

Andela Raises $24 Million Led by Chan Zuckerberg Initiative to Mobilize Africa’s Top Engineering Talent

NEW YORK, June 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Andela, a company that recruits the most talented software developers in Africa and embeds them into engineering organizations worldwide, is today announcing $24M in Series B funding. Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is leading the round, which marks its first lead investment to date, and they are joined by new investor […] read more

Marken Expands Network In Africa And Middle East Region

Marken Operates in More African and Middle Eastern Countries than Any Other Provider RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, North Carolina, June 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Marken announced today that their fully certified supply chain partner network in Africa and the Middle East now provides the most comprehensive and experienced time and temperature solutions in the region. Logo […] read more

APR Energy étend l’équipe commerciale en Afrique avec concentration industrielle, service public

JACKSONVILLE, Floride, 15 juin 2016 /PRNewswire/ — APR Energy, un leader mondial des solutions d’électricité rapide, annonce aujourd’hui la nomination de trois nouveaux directeurs commerciaux basés en Afrique du Sud qui poursuivront des opportunités émergentes dans la production d’électricité au service des secteurs industriels et de service public à travers l’Afrique subsaharienne. Logo – http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120207/FL48583LOGO […] read more

Inauguration par le Président Macky Sall du Sénégal de la très efficace centrale électrique « Cap des Biches » de ContourGlobal

– En seulement 14 mois, la centrale Cap des Biches a produit 53 MW, première phase d’une production qui atteindra 86 MW – La deuxième phase commencera à produire les 33 MW supplémentaires en septembre 2016 – Moderne et très efficace, la centrale fournira à faible coût une énergie fiable à 100 000 personnes au Sénégal DAKAR, Sénégal et NEW YORK, […] read more

APR Energy Expands Africa Commercial Team with Utility, Industrial Focus

JACKSONVILLE, Florida, June 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — APR Energy, a global leader in fast-track power solutions, announces today the appointment of three new South Africa-based sales directors who will pursue emerging opportunities for power generation to serve the utility and industrial sectors across Sub-Saharan Africa. Logo – http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120207/FL48583LOGO The new sales directors for APR Energy’s […] read more

ET Energy Founds Subsidiary to Break New Ground In South Africa

PRETORIA, South Africa, June 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — ET Energy, a leading clean energy developer, announces that it has founded a South African subsidiary, ET Solutions South Africa Pty Ltd. The new subsidiary will provide Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) as well as Operations & Maintenance (O&M) for large-scale solar power plants. This accomplishment is the […] read more